Tag : Gymnastics

Flipping Fantastic: Biles Wins World Title

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Image Credit: [Time] Despite suffering from kidney stones, Simone Biles won her fourth all-around gymnastics world title. There are many people waiting for a kidney stone to pass that are bed ridden for days, even weeks. Not Simone Biles. After spending the night in the emergency room, Biles became the … Read More

Whitlock Makes History: Team GB's Greatest living Gymnast

2 years ago / 0 comments

Over the last few days, it is safe to say that Britain was glued to their television screens by the utterly superhuman skills of the men’s artistic gymnastics. Max Whitlock, 23, became Great Britain’s first all-round men’s gymnastics medallist in 108 years after claiming bronze just behind Japan’s Kohei Uchimura … Read More

2015 – A Look at the Good and Bad for Sport

3 years ago / 0 comments

2015 has been yet another eventful year in sport. The Gryphon looks at who’s had a successful year, and who’s had one to forget. Good year for: Footballing teams of the Home Nations Wales, Ireland, England and Northern Ireland all had impressive qualification campaigns for Euro 2016 and will appear … Read More

Sport | Society in focus – Gymnastics

5 years ago / 0 comments

This week we focus on Leeds University’s Gymnastics Society, as they walk us through their average week, how they are performing and the state of British gymnastics post-Olympics. The society specialise in Artistic Gymnastics and, while they do have members who practise free-running, tumbling and trampolining, they run us through … Read More